Portraits of American Life Study
Hosted by The ARDA
The PALS seeks to understand the impact of religion in everyday life, and ultimately the connections between religious change and other forms of change among diverse individuals and families over the course of their lives.
Results & Summaries
Respondent lives with other relative (HROTHW1) -- Wave 1 (2006)



Variable Comparisons

[Education | Political Party | Gender | Race | Religious Tradition ]

Education

Less than high schoolGED or high school diplomaVocational/technical diploma or associate degreeBachelorsGraduate degreeOtherTOTAL
No96.7%
117
96.8%
456
96.4%
267
96.4%
239
99.4%
166
96.7%
29
97.0%
1274
Yes3.3%
4
3.2%
15
3.6%
10
3.6%
9
0.6%
1
3.3%
1
3.0%
40
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
471
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
No96.5%
601
96.6%
229
99.3%
427

17
97.4%
1257
Yes3.5%
22
3.4%
8
0.7%
3

7
2.6%
33
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

24

1290



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
No95.9%
652
98.3%
623
97.0%
1275
Yes4.1%
28
1.7%
11
3.0%
39
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
634

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
No98.9%
906
92.9%
143
92.1%
163
95.2%
59
100.0%
4
97.1%
1275
Yes1.1%
10
7.1%
11
7.9%
14
4.8%
3
0.0%
0
2.9%
38
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
No97.1%
67
95.9%
326
99.3%
136
95.9%
306
96.7%
205
98.7%
235
97.0%
1275
Yes2.9%
2
4.1%
14
0.7%
1
4.1%
13
3.3%
7
1.3%
3
3.0%
40
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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